Nubia

Nubia is a region along the Nile river located in what is today northern Sudan and southern Egypt. It was one of the earliest civilizations of ancient Northeastern Africa. Twitter @NubiaInitiative Wikipedia Nubia Planeta.com Africa

Benin

Photo Benin borders Togo to the west, Nigeria to the east and Burkina Faso and Niger to the north. Recommended Listening Treasures of Benin – Benin is a rich sliver of West Africa too often overlooked. This program puts Afropop’s spotlight on Benin for the first time, starting with the country’s favorite daughter. International star …

Gabon

Photo Gabon shares borders with the Gulf of Guinea to the west, Equatorial Guinea to the northwest, and Cameroon to the north, with the Republic of the Congo curving around the east and south. The capital and largest city is Libreville. elsewhere on the web Visiting Africa’s Eden http://kristof.blogs.nytimes.com http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g293792-Gabon-Vacations.html Gabon: Surfing hippos, lacking tourists …

Central African Republic

Photo The Central African Republic borders Chad in the north, Sudan in the northeast, South Sudan in the east, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Congo in the south, and Cameroon in the west. FYI: Central Africa is a core region of the African continent which includes Burundi, the Central African Republic, Chad, the …

Côte d’Ivoire

Photo: United Nations Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) borders Liberia, Guinea, Mali, Burkina Faso and Ghana; its southern boundary is along the Gulf of Guinea. Recommended Listening Ivory Coast – In Ivory Coast, the world’s major source of cocoa, there are two men claiming to be president. But only one of them won the recent presidential …

Somalia

Somalia is bordered by Ethiopia to the west, Djibouti to the northwest, the Gulf of Aden to the north, the Guardafui Channel and Indian Ocean to the east, and Kenya to the southwest. Wikipedia Somalia Planeta.com Africa

Mozambique

Flag Mozambique is a country in Southeast Africa bordered by the Indian Ocean to the east, Tanzania to the north, Malawi and Zambia to the northwest, Zimbabwe to the west, and Swaziland and South Africa to the southwest. It is separated from Madagascar by the Mozambique Channel to the east. The capital and largest city …

Algeria

Algeria is bordered in the northeast by Tunisia, in the east by Libya, in the west by Morocco, in the southwest by Western Sahara, Mauritania, and Mali, in the southeast by Niger, and in the north by the Mediterranean Sea. Wikipedia Algeria Planeta.com Africa

Malawi

Malawi is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast and Mozambique, which surrounds it on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Embedded Tweets Have you heard of Malawi's National Tree and what's being done to save it? https://t.co/Ye9nekVjFX @IUCNRedList @IUCN_forests pic.twitter.com/idUZw9t0XO — …